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Catholic-Muslim Joint Action Initiative report and action guidelines

September 16th,2016 ICNY Publications

The Interfaith Center of New York through the Catholic-Muslim Joint Action Initiative from 2010-2015 has worked to support social services providers and community-based organizations from diverse backgrounds. This program not only fostered understanding between Muslim and Catholic communities, it strengthened the fabric of New York City by supporting vital interfaith initiatives youth programs and joint advocacy. From hunger issues in the Bronx, to immigration in Manhattan, and foster care concerns in Brooklyn, Muslim and Catholic communities worked together across faith lines to solve social problems. As partners addressed communities’ needs, they also developed and deepened relationships with...Continue Reading